For a homeowner served by rural metro

How much would it cost to join the City of Tucson?

SAMPLE COST/SAVINGS WORKSHEET

Current charges/costs that would be eliminated with annexation:

Rural/Metro Fire Company (annual subscription rate) per year*

$359.00

Private Trash Pick-up per year

$216.00

Total charges/costs eliminated

$575.00

Additional charges/costs associated with becoming part of the City of Tucson:

City of Tucson Property Tax

$1.24 per $100 of Net Assessed Valuation

$297.60

City environmental services fee per year

(for weekly curbside trash and recycling and semi-annual brush and bulky pick up)

$168.00

Additional tax on natural gas and electric bills per year

$ 76.50

Additional tax on phone service per year

$ 47.10

Additional tax on cable TV service per year

$ 5.40

Total additional charges/costs with annexation

$594.60

Net Savings/Costs with Annexation (per year):

Total charges/costs eliminated

$575.00

Total additional charges/costs with annexation

$594.60

Total Net Cost Per Year with Annexation

$ 19.60